Gongoresque

adjective Gon·go·resque \ ¦gäŋgə¦resk , ¦gȯŋ \

Definition of Gongoresque

:of or relating to the poet Góngora or to Gongorism
  • putting into verses of Gongoresque lineage … the authentic qualities of an entirely contemporary emotion
  • —Pedro Salinas

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Origin and Etymology of gongoresque

Luis de Góngora y Argote †1627 Spanish poet + English -esque


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